One new member elected to SC State University's Board of Trustees ~ Two incumbents returning

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

The South Carolina General Assembly has elected one new trustee to serve on SC State University’s Board of Trustees, and two incumbents are returning to service.


Dr. E. Gail Joyner-Fleming, Seat #1, District 1 of Charleston, will serve an additional four years on the SC State University Board of Trustees.


Mr. Anthony Grant, has been elected to fill Seat #2, District # 2 of Columbia, S.C. The Seat #2 currently held by Mr. F. Reggie Gallant.


Dr. John H. Corbitt, Seat #4, District # 4 of Greenville, will serve an additional four years on the SC State University Board of Trustees.

“I want to congratulate Gail Joyner Fleming, Anthony Grant, and John Corbitt on the success of their election to SC State’s Board of Trustees,” said Jonathan N. Pinson, board chairman. “I am looking forward to working with each of them, as we move SC State’s agenda forward,” he continued.

Current SC State board members include: Dr. E. Gail Joyner-Fleming, (Seat #1, District #1); Reggie Gallant, (Seat #2, District #2); Atty. Robert L. Waldrep ,(Seat #3, District #3); Dr. John H. Corbitt, ’62, (Seat #4, District #4); Linda Edwards-Duncan, ‘76, ’81, (Seat #5, District #5); Maurice G. Washington, ’85, (Seat #6, District #6); Robert M. Nance, (Seat# 7, At-Large); Matthew Richardson, (Seat # 8, At-Large); Patricia B. Lott, ’63, ‘69., (Seat #9, At-Large); Jonathan N. Pinson, ’93, (Seat #10, At-Large); Walter Tobin Sr., ’63, (Seat #11, At-Large); Lancelot Wright, (Seat #12, At-Large) and Dr. Jackie Epps, (Governor’s appointee).